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Netball: Severn Stars round up

Severn Stars head coach, Sam Bird has led England under 21’s to the European Championships in Belfast, after beating Scotland 89-31 in the final.

The 12-strong team, led by captain Fran Williams, faced Northern Ireland in their opening fixture before taking on Wales and ending their weekend with the game against Scotland.

The Stars had three young stars in the side, with Iona Darroch acting as Williams’ vice captain, whilst Halimat Adio and Paige Reed all playing their part in a memorable weekend.

Meanwhile, the Stars will be back in action on October 15th when they take part in the Fast5 All Stars. Deemed by some the most exciting form of Netball, the Fast5 All stars is made up of a series of 12 minute matches, and a 5 point line rewards players for attempting long distance shots.

New Signings

The Severn Stars have announced that Welsh Internationals Cara Lea Moseley and Georgia Rowe have joined the side ahead its third Vitality Netball Super League (VNSL) campaign.

The pair both have experience in the VNSL, representing Welsh side Celtic Dragons, and have also represented their Nation in the 2018 Commonwealth games.

Other new signing, Ashley Brazill is also on her way to the Stars, after finishing the season with Collingwood Magpies in Melbourne, Australia.

The Australian, who also plays Australian Rules football, posted a photo on her at the airport on her Instagram.

 

All signings are expected to feature at Fast5 All Stars.

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